Posts Tagged ‘SITG’

Ottoman Empire are in the midst of producing an amazing Splendour 2011 piece. Once I have the converter that allows me to import files to FCPro in an avi format (so that it has decent sound and picture quality) I can go about sorting through the 180 (ish) videos taken over the weekend. And then I’ll take a look at all of Bjear’s from his iPhone. Keep an eye out, this is going to be mint. Eventually.


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It’s impossible to see everybody you want to at a music festival. The key is to balance your day to obtain the perfect balance of bands, rest and food. Sacrifices have to be made when you travel in a group too in order to avoid conflict. Usually this will result in underlying tension but sometimes it turns out to be a blessing in disguise I discovered when Bjëar dragged me along to see Wild Beasts at the G.W McLellan Tent at SITG.

It’s safe to say I was blown away by their live set and instantly (when I got home, obviously I couldn’t do it on the spot) downloaded their back catalogue (sorry lads, I don’t have the cash to buy your music, but I love it.. isn’t that enough?).

Swag ‘The Devil’s Crayon’ below and get acquainted with one of the better indie bands circulating the scene at the moment.

Wild Beasts – The Devil’s Crayon

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